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News - December 13, 2019

Steinle case: SF prosecutors drop gun conviction in lieu of federal case

Appellate court had overturned lone guilty finding for poor jury instruction

A San Francisco judge last week agreed to discharge a state gun conviction from two years ago for Jose Ines Garcia Zarate -- the man who held the pistol that killed Pleasanton native Kate Steinle as she walked on The Embarcadero in 2015.

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